Phoenix is the capital of the southwestern U.S. state of Arizona. Known for its year-round sun and warm temperatures, it anchors a sprawling, multicity metropolitan area known as the Valley of the Sun. Check it all out while you’re in the city for Discover 2024!
Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Desert Botanical Garden is a 140-acre (57 ha) botanical garden located in Papago Park in Phoenix, central Arizona.
Founded by the Arizona Cactus and Native Flora Society in 1937 and established at this site in 1939, the garden now has more than 50,000 plants in more than 4,000 taxa, one-third of which are native to the area, including 379 species which are rare, threatened or endangered. Learn more.
Arizona Science Center
600 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
The Arizona Science Center in Downtown Phoenix, Arizona, is a science museum located in Heritage and Science Park. It was founded in 1984 as the Arizona Museum of Science & Technology in a downtown storefront. Its current building, designed by Antoine Predock, was completed in 1997. Learn more.
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 North Central Avenue Phoenix, Arizona 85004
The Phoenix Art Museum is the largest museum for visual art in the southwest United States. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the museum is 285,000 square feet. Learn more.
Arizona State Capitol Museum
The Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix, Arizona, United States, was the last home for Arizona’s Territorial government until Arizona became a state in 1912. Initially, all three branches of the new state government occupied the four floors of the statehouse. Learn more.
Downtown Phoenix’s Walkable Arts District
Home to art galleries, restaurants, bars, and boutique shops in a landscape dotted by colorful street art. Learn more.
Penske Racing Museum
7191 E. Chauncey Ln.Phoenix, AZ 85054
The Penske Racing Museum showcases an amazing collection of cars, trophies and racing memorabilia chronicling the career of one of the most successful dynasties in all of sports. Penske Racing has over 40 years of racing experience and over 300 major race wins highlighted by 15 Indianapolis 500-mile race victories. Learn more.